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El Monte, California (CA) Colleges and Universities

There are 242 schools within 25 miles of El Monte, California. Learn about the schools with the closest campuses, lowest net prices, largest student bodies and highest graduation rate to find the school for you.

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The 25-mile radius surrounding El Monte has no shortage of postsecondary options for aspiring college students, including private beauty schools, community colleges and 4-year universities, among others. For the benefit of prospective students seeking a traditional college experience, we compare and contrast public or private institutions in the El Monte region, using information from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Closest Schools to El Monte, California

El Monte lies within Los Angeles County, so it is found within a close proximity to several colleges, universities and other postsecondary institutions. Prospective students living in El Monte can look into the following five schools with the closest campuses to their area:

  • University of the West (2.6 miles from downtown)
  • Rio Hondo College (5.1 miles from downtown)
  • Whittier College (5.1 miles from downtown)
  • Mt Sierra College (5.1 miles from downtown)
  • East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program (5.9 miles from downtown)

Largest Schools Near El Monte, California

Los Angeles County contains several larger universities with student population over 35,000. If you are a student living in El Monte and would like to study at a larger school, the schools with the highest student populations in a 25-mile radius are:

  • University of Southern California (43,401 students)
  • University of California-Los Angeles (41,908 students)
  • California State University-Fullerton (38,948 students)
  • California State University-Long Beach (37,446 students)
  • East Los Angeles College (37,188 students)

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Schools with Lowest Net Price

The NCES calculates the net price for a specific school by subtracting the average amount of financial aid given to a school's full-time undergrads from the average cost of attending that school. In the 2014-2015 academic year, the schools with the lowest net prices near El Monte were:

  • Los Angeles ORT College-Van Nuys Campus ($1,088)
  • California State University-Los Angeles ($3,160)
  • California State University-Dominguez Hills ($3,764)
  • Glendale Community College ($3,785)
  • Mt San Antonio College ($4,042)

Schools with Highest Graduation Rates

You can understand the NCES graduation rate for a specific school as the percentage of that school's full-time undergraduate population who completes their degree program within 150% of the normal length of time for that program. The El Monte-area schools with the highest graduation rates for 2015 are:

  • Argosy University-Los Angeles (100% graduation rate)
  • Pomona College (94% graduation rate)
  • Advanced College (92% graduation rate)
  • University of Southern California (92% graduation rate)
  • Claremont McKenna College (92% graduation rate)

Considering these lists is a great way to analyze the schools in El Monte, allowing you to narrow down your school search and make the right choice for your educational future.

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